Tagged "CA"


Sown.

Since the election, I have been writing daily tips on twitter, on the concept of gardening as a form of protest. Historically, we have seen that putting our money towards sustainability, organics, equality and small-business is a vote for a more efficient, just and healthy system of living . There are many avenues to support these causes, and for my companies, we start with sowing seeds, selling and giving our crops and educating people on how to grow their own food and medicine...
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Plants 365, week 23

Staying in the garden as much as possible… Week 23. Missed some of Plants 365 and want to catch up? I recommend starting from the beginning with week 1.   Hi! I’m Jenn – botanist, CEO, potty mouth. This is my “plant diary”, where every day for the entire year I will log my experience …
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Your garden + water – a must read!

With my years and years spent working in agriculture, horticulture and botany, and obsessively reading about the CA “drought” – this is one of the best articles from an industry insider that I have read so far.   Here’s a small blurb: “I was shocked to discover that residential water use is a mere 5%-8% …
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Plants 365, week 7

Hi! I’m Jenn – botanist, CEO, potty mouth. This is my “plant diary”, where every day for the entire year I will log my experience with plants. I’m not sure what that’s actually going to look like, but it doesn’t really matter – I just want to talk plants. But first, here’s a little context …
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The Deadman’s Garden.

“Who has not either seen or heard of some house, shut up and inhabitable, fallen into decay, and looking dusty and dreary, whence, at midnight, strange sounds have been heard to issue – the rattling of chains, and the groaning of perturbed spirits? – a house that people thought it unsafe...
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